To drink in the spirit of a place you should be not only alone but unhurried.
Quote by George Santayana
The Difficult is that which can be done immediately; the Impossible that which takes a...
All thought is naught but a footnote to Plato.
Periods of tranquillity are seldom prolific of creative achievement. Mankind has to be stirred up.
Half our standards come from our first masters, and the other half from our first...
To reform means to shatter one form and to create another; but the two sides...
Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings, without attaching them to...
For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
The effort of art is to keep what is interesting in existence, to recreate it...
Words are weapons, and it is dangerous in speculation, as in politics, to borrow them...
The God to whom depth in philosophy bring back men's minds is far from being...
All living souls welcome whatever they are ready to cope with; all else they ignore,...
Nothing is inherently and invincibly young except spirit. And spirit can enter a human being...
Nothing can be meaner than the anxiety to live on, to live on anyhow and...
If pain could have cured us we should long ago have been saved.
Society is like the air, necessary to breathe but insufficient to live on.
Music is essentially useless, as is life
Alas for those that never sing, but die with all their music in them.
I'm just a musical prostitute, my dear.
Never get cocky with the music business...it will turn around and bite you.